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Throat Clearing: Unless the thyroid is asymmetric or huge, would not cause throat clearing. Chronic fatigue and throat clearing, rule out: acid reflux with reduced sleep post nasal drip due to chronic sinusitis generalized aching: consider gum disease or sinus disease. Sinusitis: see www.Grossaninstitute.Com. ...Read more
I have this chronic throat clearing problem for a little over a year now. It started after a bad cold, and won't go away. Please give advice.
Is it safe to take patanase nasal spray and alegra for post nasal drip each day? And, if so, would that treatment be effective for throat clearing too
What causes throat clearing by the trachea? Its driving me crazy! no pain, no sore throat just flem clearing any meds to take to get rid of this?
Throat: There are several reasons form the throat clearing. The most common is allergic sinus drainage. Gastroesophageal reflux also gives a lot of people problems with the throat like soreness and even cough. You should consult with your doctor to get a diagnosis and treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long is cometely safe to stay on pantoprazole 40... Doc gave to me for throat clearing problem but am scared this coukd cause other problems?
Indefinitely: These meds are safe long term but dietary management for mild to moderate reflux symptoms equally effective. If this med necessary can prevent calcium absorption and promote osteoporosis so take calcium. See product information for greater detail. Diet changes-avoid alcohol, caffeine, fatty and spicy foods. Weight loss, smaller meals, no eat or drink 3-4 hrs before sleep ...Read more
I have been experiencing a lot of throat clearing for almost a year and a half, should I be concerned its serious?
LPR : Laryngopharygeal reflux is when a small amount of acid comes up into the throat and irritates it. It is a common cause of dry tickle cough, chronic sore throat, lump in the the throat , post nasal drip, phlegm in the throat, and throat clearing. It responds well to proton pump inhibitor rx. You need to see ent. I doubt anything serious, but get checked. ...Read more